11 days in Kauai Itinerary

11 days in Kauai Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Poipu
— 5 nights
2
Hanalei
— 5 nights

5
nights
Poipu

Poipu ©
Poipū is a census-designated place in Kauai County on the southern side of the island of Kauai in the U.S. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Poipu: Wailua Falls (in Lihue), Photography Tours (in Kapaa) and Wailua (Lydgate State Park & Wailua River State Park). The adventure continues: stroll through Poipu Beach Park, see the interesting displays at Galerie 103, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, and enjoy the sand and surf at Kalapaki Beach.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Poipu vacation planner.

San Francisco to Poipu is an approximately 8-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Poipu is minus 2 hours. In October, Poipu is somewhat warmer than San Francisco - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Hanalei.

Things to do in Poipu

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Lihue, Kauai, Wailua, Swinging Bridge, Poipu Bay Resort Golf Course
Highlights from your plan
Poipu Beach Park ©
Poipu Beach Park
Helicopter Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling

5
nights
Hanalei

Hanalei ©
Hanalei is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kauai County, Hawaii, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Hanalei side-trips: Koke`e State Park (in Kekaha) and Waimea (Waimea Canyon State Park & Koke'e Mountains). There's still lots to do: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, explore and take pictures at Hanalei Valley Lookout, pause for some serene contemplation at Wai`oli Hui`ia Church, and kick back and relax at Hanalei Beach.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Hanalei online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Poipu to Hanalei in 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hanalei

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Kauai, Waimea, Koke`e State Park, Na Pali Coast State Park, Princeville Botanical Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Na Pali Coast State Park ©
Na Pali Coast State Park
Waimea Canyon State Park ©
Waimea Canyon State Park
Scuba & Snorkeling

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